Share this entry

suerte

Translation of suerte in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 3 (Tauromaquia)
    (each of the phases into which a bullfight is divided)

    Compounds

    suerte de banderillas

    • (second phase of a bullfight during which the banderillas are stuck in the bull's neck)

    suerte de capa

    • (series of passes with the cape)

    suerte de varas

    , suerte de picas
    • (first phase of a bullfight during which the picador weakens the bull with his lance)

    suerte suprema

    • (final phase of a bullfight)
Example sentences
  • Se aduce con insistencia que los juegos de suerte y azar son un atractivo para el turismo internacional.
  • Te mando un beso y suerte en el amor!
  • Buena suerte, estaré pendiente de la próxima sabrosura.

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: